Ever since Shonali Bose’s The Sky is Pink trailer dropped, the movie has gripped audiences in anticipation. The film, starring Priyanka Chopra, Farhan Akhtar, Zaira Wasim and Rohit Saraf in lead roles has all us fans excited. And now, it seems Aamir Khan too, has joined us in the bandwagon.
The story is based on the life of motivational speaker, Aisha Chaudhary who was diagnosed with a terminal illness. The film takes us through the struggles of Aditi and Niren, Aisha’s parents. The trailer has us fans hyped and recently, Aamir Khan too gave the trailer a shout out on Twitter.
Mr Perfectionist of Bollywood took to social media to pen a sweet and heartfelt note for the team of The Sky is Pink after seeing the trailer. He praised the director for her work, while also adding that the ensemble cast will do justice to their roles.
Worth noting here is that Zaira has previously worked with Aamir in Dangal and Secret Superstar, and her performances brought her a lot of praise from all quarters. Coming back to Aamir, he also tagged and wished good luck to his friend and producer Siddharth Roy Kapur in his note.
“I really liked this trailer. Cant wait to see the movie. Looks like Shonali has made another fantastic film. I am sure Priyanka, Farhan and Zaira’s performances in the film will wow us. Sid, wishing you the best for your first independent film! Love. a.”, wrote the actor.
I really liked this trailer. Cant wait to see the movie. Looks like Shonali has made another fantastic film. I am sure Priyanka, Farhan and Zaira's performances in the film will wow us. Sid, wishing you the best for your first independent film!
— Aamir Khan (@aamir_khan) September 16, 2019
Elsewhere, The Sky is Pink got a standing ovation at its premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival 2019. Priyanka, Farhan and Shonali were all looking very emotional upon seeing the response for their film. And is early signs are anything to go by, this movie could be a real winner. It hits theatres on 11 October 2019.